Our local #FDroid user-group today was great. Since it's holiday season, we had a bit fewer visitors, but that gave us a chance to have a lot of engaging indepth conversations and hands on experiences about topics like:
* verifying our binaries
* lineage device support
* F-Droid configuration
»Die EU will Bezeichnungen wie Veggie-Burger, Seitan-Schnitzel und Tofu-Würstchen verbieten.«
Das ist einfach nicht okay, bitte protestieren: https://www.vegan.at/inhalt/petition-veggie-burger-verbot-der-eu-verhindern
🚨 Foreigners crossing certain Chinese borders are being forced to install malware on their Android phones.
"The malware downloads a tourist’s text messages, calendar entries, and phone logs, as well as scans the device for over 70,000 different files." https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/7xgame/at-chinese-border-tourists-forced-to-install-a-text-stealing-piece-of-malware
A thread of optimistic science/fiction art.
First up, Bryan Larsen's joyful inspiration: https://www.bryanlarsen.com/gallery/
After 3 years of daily use my phones battery life got painfully short. So I simply ordered a new one and replaced it. No tools required.
Got myself a new cover in the same order and #Fairphone recently shipped a software update for #FairphoneOpen. Feels like a new phone. Perfect daily driver for me. Ethically produced, long lasting, privacy friendly, cheap and easy to repair.
»Remove the wireless card and fill the ethernet port with glue.« Is it strange that this sounds very relaxing and liberating to me?
(read that on: https://fckaf.de/7oa)
TIL: #Cats had jet-packs in the 16th century.
chaos.social - because anarchy is much more fun with friends.
chaos.social is a small Mastodon instance for and by the Chaos community surrounding the Chaos Computer Club. We provide a small community space - Be excellent to each other, and have a look at what that means around here.
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The primary instance languages are German and English.